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Sovereign
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Series: Sovereign Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Chemical warfare has obliterated most of the world and the survivors have turned into feral beasts, save one colony, Antius. Seventeen-year-old Cori longs for freedom. But Antius is nothing but laws. Laws that Cori constantly breaks. Escape is the only thing that will save her from the colony’s deranged leader. She isn’t looking to be a hero or to fall in love, but she just might do both.
Lady Numbers vs the Lawn
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Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story: In exchange for free rent, a D&D obsessed girl agrees to do the yardwork of the run-down house she is renting. The Lawn has run wild for two years, and is overgrown into a wild jungle army led by the nefarious Blackberry bush, Rubius. With less than 2 weeks to clear the mess, our narrator goes to work, using her hard-won D&D wisdom to vanquish her awful foe.
Sons of Nowhere: Strange and Unusual
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Price: Free! Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Reese Mason’s first week of high school at Acis Island has been a rough one. The last thing he expected was to make friends with Tessa Vasquez, the odd girl in his English Lit class. Sadly, he is convinced that her interest lies more with his rare deformity than with him. A prequel to the "Sons of Nowhere" novel series.
Adventures Beyond Time & Space
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nine thrilling stories with classic SF Sense of Wonder--each a glimpse into John Argo's sprawling future history, and his vision of boundless time and space in which mankind plays a wondrous role. Meet a dying alien basilica, a planet named Magic, a heroic woman (part cat) fighting for a helium drive after the apocalypse, a far-future harp containing the ghost of a long-dead stewardess...and more.
Family Fun
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Price: Free! Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A fictional coming of age book for the whole family that will help people decide how to plan their next road trip.
Larks Monthly Review, April 2012
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Larks does it again by combing the April editions of Larks Fiction Magazine into one comprehensive magazine for reading on the go. In this issue; Jerry Guarino, Carl Barker, Claire Ashmead, Paul Peppers, Nanda Olney, Jessica Morrow, Jeff Poole, John Skylar, Elizabeth J. Kepsel, and Lachlan David.
Ready Reference Treatise: Down and Out in Paris and London
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 27 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 48. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Aphrodite's Kiss - Protector (Superhero Series)
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Price: Free! Words: 101,850. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
From NYT bestselling author Julie Kenner aka J. Kenner ... Zoe Smith might look like your average, ordinary school librarian, but she’s actually descended from a line of superheroes. An ex-cop, Taylor wants the typical American dream—and when he meets Zoe, he’s certain she’s the typical American girl. With her super powers, Zoe can do just most anything … but can she win Taylor's heart?
Cereal Box Surprise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A ninety-eight-pound weakling orders cereal hyped by a once-famous athlete. During the mayhem that ensues, he discovers heroes aren't always what they seem. And the prize at the bottom of the box might be more of a surprise. Poor Ned winds up in a horror story by Lori R. Lopez!
Old Friends
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Wei Fu not only loves the law, he respects it, which is more than those lazy students of his do. When one of his students shows an interest, Wei Fu befriends him, answers his questions. Too many of his questions. Until Wei Fu finds himself contemplating breaking the law himself, unless an old, true friend steps in to help. This short story is set in Tang dynasty China.
Roberto
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Price: Free! Words: 49,090. Language: Spanish. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
La vida de una persona tal vez no sea más que una correlación de historias, una sobre y al lado y antes y después de otra. Lo que hicieron de nosotros, eso somos. Y los demás… Los demás son lo que hacemos de ellos, también.
When Time Stood Still
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,610. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
This book is about a cataclysmic event. A solar flare disrupts all communications and electrical systems. A group of survivors make a new home in a world that seems to have gone back hundreds of years in time. No electricity or phones, nothing works. They survive by taking what they need and fighting marauders off. it is also a story of forbidden love.
Sammy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: Australian English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Who killed Sammy? Our hero explores the seamy underside of a great city in this search for justice.
3 Little Pigs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sometimes the rural life isn't as peaceful as one might expect. When Benjamin Willoughby takes the job as sheriff of a southern Iowa county, he finds himself dueling once again with his nemesis, Roydel Nuxton. In 3 Little Pigs, the third book in Bill Beaman's Iowa Farmer's Wife Trilogy, love, death, and even humor collide as people try to find their perfect place in life.
The Shadow and the Rose
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Series: The Ash Grove Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,970. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In book one of the Ash Grove Chronicles, sixteen-year-old Joy, a plain but spunky junior at Ash Grove High School for the Performing Arts in North Carolina, must rescue chameleonic teen model Tanner Lindsey from his seductive, evil, and possibly supernatural mentor, supermodel Melisande.
A Tour Of The Abyss
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Price: Free! Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Poetry that flirts with the edge dealing with loss from divorce and betrayal. Pulling no punches, this medium uses anger as a short term coping mechanism to move through to the other side.
Aurealis #56 Award Winners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: Australian English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Aurealis #56 is the second special Award Winners issue. Thoraiya Dyer's The ‘Fruit of the Pipal Tree’ won Best Fantasy Short Story. 'The Past is a Bridge Best Left Burnt', a raw autobiographical story, was joint winner in the Best Horror Short Story category. The author, Paul Haines, died in March this year after a battle with cancer, and didn't live to receive the Aurealis Award.
The Dream Merchant Saga: Book Three, The Crack'd Shield
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,530. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
What would you be willing to sacrifice to unlock your greatest dream? In this sequel to The Silver Sword, Princess Rose, Tag and Cankles have endured a terrifying trek through the dragon lands in the perilous Fire Rim Mountains. Having run the gauntlet to survive a series of deadly obstacles only to become trapped in the Sorcerer's lair, the trio is faced with their most trying quest to date.
Vicious Cycle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,290. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.00 from 1 review)
A highly regarded architect leaves a prestigious firm to start his own practice. His marriage is falling apart and he begins to hallucinate that he is being followed by a man claiming that he is the main character's "double" - an alter-ego, and that they are the same person, two separate lives overlapping. After several "deja vu" episodes that his "doppleganger" warns him about, disaster strikes.
Unwrapped
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A Short Story - Strutting into a private conversation about Chrysa Papadopoulos’s path to spinsterhood, a handsome Greek stranger narrates a fairytale of a loving relationship. Chrysa roots for a Cinderella ending…until her mother ambushes them with a family Christmas dinner, and they must decide whether or not to take a chance and board the lifeboat sent to grant their hearts a lifetime of love